Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shake hands in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shake hands in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shake hands in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP

Bangladesh signs US$1b arms contract with Russia

Deal marks oil-flush nation's biggest since independence, with Moscow supplying credit

Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shake hands in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shake hands in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shake hands in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP
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